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Technical Team Lead - It Operations & Systems Engineering

Canva - Sydney, NSW

Source: uWorkin


At Canva, we're transforming the way the world designs by building a suite of easy-to-use design tools (for graphics, animation, video, and print) in over 100 languages, and across browser-based and mobile platforms.

Since launch in April 2013, we have grown exponentially, amassing over 50 million users in over 100 languages. We are the most valuable private technology company in Australia, and one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the world. We're a values-driven organization with an engineering mindset that applies to everything that we do. Last year we continued to increase revenue and profitability, grow our valuation, and

As the features and services of our product suite evolve - the team continues to grow. Canva is doubling in size, year on year, and now has multiple offices in Australia, China, the Phillipines, and the United States. We're setting some large and ambitious goals and thus, are seeking a Technical Team Lead with a background in Systems Engineering, Automation, and IT Operations to ensure we continue to grow our internal platforms and systems to support the rapid growth of the business.

The role will be a mix of 50% hands-on engineering work and 50% people leadership - so you'll still be deep in the tech but also taking a strategic position on the future direction of the team.

This role is based in Sydney and qualifies for interstate relocation. This role is high-contact with key stakeholders and cannot be remote.

Core Responsibilities

  • Most, if not all of the technical tasks that a SysOps Engineer is responsible for - e.g. maintenance of existing SaaS apps, implementing and exploring new technologies to help Canva scale, new site fit-outs, BAU and supporting all Canvanauts in achieving their goals via the tooling we provide and develop in-house
  • Devising and owning the roadmap and long term vision for the team - including resourcing to match our growth ambitions, tactical strategy in terms of how the team operates, and defining the culture of SysOps at Canva
  • Hiring, career management, growth, of the SysOps team members in both their craft and professional development
  • Resolving scheduling and priority conflicts between SysOps and external stakeholders - including teams such as Tech Support, Security, Vibe, China and the wider Infrastructure groups
Required Experience
  • Experience with technical and people leadership - having previously led high-performing teams where everyone is able to share their best ideas and be their best selves
  • SaaS application management and administration
  • Experience with in-house network infrastructure, particularly Meraki or similar
  • Experience with any of our internal platforms would be a big plus: Okta, G Suite, Slack, Zoom, Atlassian Products
  • Comfortable with MacOS hardware, operating systems, and devices
  • Coding capability preferably in Python and Bash with an automation mindset and approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; with the ability to work with a diverse range of individuals from different backgrounds and with different professional and personal needs
  • Be capable of leading by example - promoting Canva's values, no-blame mentality, and engineering culture
Perks and Benefits
  • Competitive salary, plus stock options via our ESOP plan
  • Flexible daily working hours, we value work-life balance
  • Breakfast and lunch prepared by our wonderful Vibe team
  • Onsite-Gym and Yoga Membership
  • End-of-Trip Facilities: Bicycle parking and showers
  • Generous parental (including secondary) leave policy
  • Pet-friendly offices
  • Internal Coaching and Employee Support Programs
  • Sponsored social clubs, team events, and celebrations
The Canva workspace is set up for you to do your best work and have a great time doing so, with breakout areas, little nooks, and quiet places to retreat.

If you're seeking professional growth and enjoy working on large, distributed, cloud-based applications that delight our millions of individual and business users alike - then apply now to be considered for the position!

We will not accept or review any CVs from external recruitment agencies.